by Nick Heckman
Freelance Design | May 2006 - present
Operated full-time since March 2010. Work with clients to achieve project goals considering budget and deadlines.
Mile High Sports
Art Director | Full-time employee April 2007 - March 2010 + ongoing contract projects | Mile High Sports is a Colorado sports media company which includes a monthly magazine. Average page count: 100; Quantity: 20,000-35,000/issue; Readership: 60,000-105,000/issue.
Developed concept and design for magazine layout, feature stories and covers with editorial staff and creative team. Art directed photography, including fashion shoots and professional athletes. Edited segments and developed motion graphics for monthly TV show. Designed company logos including magazine masthead and all radio program logos.
Art Director | September 2008 - present | ICOSA is a business magazine showcasing local and national leaders. Average page count: 116; Frequency: Quarterly.
Developed concept and design for magazine layout and covers with editorial staff and creative team. Manage, coordinate content and design ongoing issues.
Graphic Design | July 2010 - present | Chromedia™ is a small global company that develops creative technological tools of the future.
Worked with team to create brand identities for various projects.
VLW Marketing, Lisa Abreo Design, Underscore Creative, Educate ‘Em Marketing, Denver Public Schools, Denver Marketing Group, Denver Marathon, Guttau Public Relations, CAP Logistics, Borderline Amazing Productions and University of Colorado Denver.
Bangkok, Thailand | Intern | April 2006 - June 2006 | Lowe and Partners is an international advertising agency headquartered in London.
Concept development and design production.
References - Available upon request.